All Things Green Man & The Traditional Jack-in-the-Green

Archive for May 29, 2018

2018 Jack in the Green Update

I can now confirm that at least 17 Jacks have been spotted so far this year!

They are:

The Hastings Traditional Jack-in-the-Green
The Oxford Jack-in-the-Green
The Whitstable Jack-in-the-Green
The Ilfracombe Jack-in-the-Green
The Bovey Tracey (Grimspound Morris) Jack-in-the-Green
The Fowlers Troop (Deptford) Jack-in-the-Green
The Hammersmith Jack-in-the-Green
The Guildford Bush
The Bluebell Hill (Rochester Sweeps) Jack-in-the-Green
The Highworth Jack-in-the-Green
The Winchcombe Jack-in-the-Green
The Dead Horse Morris (Whitstable) Jack-in-the-Green
The Bristol Jack-in-the-Green
The Knutsford Jack-in-the-Green
The Brentham Jack-in-the-Gree
The Isehara (Japan) Jack-in-the-Green
The Hever Castle Jack-in-the-Green

And on September 8th the wonderful Carshalton Harvest Jack in the Green will parade bringing the total number of 2018 Jacks to 18

There is always a possibility that I’ve missed a Jack or two and I would love to know if I have.

Full details and links can be found on our Annual Events Page

 

My thanks to @radicalhoneybee for allowing me to reproduce the wonderful picture of this year’s Hastings Traditional Jack-in-the-Green at the top of this post.